December 2013

Monthly Archives

  • 8 Red flags to watch out for on a Job interview

    Sure, job interviews are nerve-racking—especially if it’s a role you really want. But when you’re in the throes of printing out résumés, rehearsing answers and making sure your interview outfit is culturally on-cue, don’t forget to observe what you can about the company, and your interviewer too. Because there’s one little-heralded truth about job interviews: [...]

  • Why Getting a Job is So Hard, and Other Pet Hiring Peeves

    Doing the wrong things faster does not make them the right things to do. Stop writing boring ads! Suffice it to say, there is no requirement anywhere that you must post boring jobs. This means you shouldn’t post your skills-infested job descriptions. Modify the job to fit the person, rather than find a perfect person [...]